The Upper East Side of Manhattan is the height of luxurious living in New York City. Sleek and chic, it straddles old world elegance and modernity. It is bordered by Midtown, Roosevelt Island, Harlem, Harlem East, and Midtown East. The Upper East Side is well-represented in Popular Culture. From Breakfast at Tiffany’s to the Catcher in the Rye to The Great Gatsby to Gossip Girl, the neighborhood has served as a central location in many movies, books, and series.